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Obama campaigns in Ohio, says Republicans deserve no credit for disavowing Trump

Detailing a litany of conspiracy theories that have dogged his presidency, he said, "So the point is, if your only agenda is either negative - negative is a euphemism, insane - based on lies, based on hoaxes, this is the nominee you get. So if Trump ...

Speaker Paul Ryan tells GOP lawmakers he won't defend Donald Trump

Republicans are becoming increasingly anxious about retaining their 30-seat House majority as Trump lags behind Hillary Clinton in the polls in the wake of a variety of controversies. In that way, Pence was answering any doubts he would remain with...

Backpage.com CEO transferred from Texas to California jail

Other conspiracy to commit pimping charges have been brought against Michael Lacey, 68, and James Larkin, 67, the founders and controlling shareholders of Backpage.com. He will appear in court on the pimping charges. The website has been under pres...

Kaine: Pence threw Trump 'under the bus' in debate

Who do you think is the real victor? Trump watched the debate from Las Vegas and in an unusual move, live-tweeted during the debate and said he was pleased by his running mate's performance. Polls showed him nipping at Clinton's heels in Colorado...

1 killed, 8 wounded in gunfire at party in Michigan

Several Grand Rapids police officers were gathered at the scene to process it for evidence. Those wounded at the incident were taken for treatment to Saint Mary's Hospital. Some of the victims have been treated and released while others remain ho...

Trump Prepares for Second Debate With Test Run

He was really hunting for Trump", the Republican nominee said. Trump said he wants "to be with the people from New Hampshire", adding without evidence that Clinton "wants to rest". But Trump also emphasized this late addition to his campaign schedu...

Streets Blocked After Alfred Olango Shooting Video Released

Olango's family called for the release of the video, but the chief said they declined to view it before the news conference. ❯❯ Click the Icon below to share this post. On Friday night, about 200 protesters held a peaceful demonstration, marchin...

Clinton visits Iowa as early voting gets underway

Pence says the accident again shed light on the heroics of first responders "who rush in when others rush away". During a Wednesday campaign rally in Council Bluffs, Iowa, Trump accused Clinton of wanting to put the Oval Office "up for sale" as he ...

Key government witness to return to stand in bridge trial

By the time Wildstein devised the plan, Stepien had moved on from the governor's office and was working on Christie's re-election campaign. Wildstein has pleaded guilty and is cooperating with prosecutors. Mowers, a former Christie campaign staffer w...

Tulsa Police Department deletes Twitter account in wake of Terence Crutcher shooting

His hands are up and a female officer is following him. "And they will just have to get better and better and better", he said. 'They know it's essential for the safety of our communities and our officers, ' she sated. Police have held back many de...

No. 19 Florida QB Del Rio ruled out vs 14th-ranked Tennessee

Littrell and Florida head coach Jim McElwain got into a verbal dispute defending their guys, and the fire carried onto the field as players tussled after the whistle plenty of times throughout the remainder of the game. "I put myself in the best po...

Ivy Tech hosting Sept. 28 event for former ITT students

It is now tracking over 40,000 students and coaching about 2,000 students nationally. "We are all aiming to help former ITT students move forward", Mitchell said. In June, the education department recommended eliminating the agency. "Students on th...

Offers free well testing after fertilizer plant leak

The company should have issued a news release, but the county also should have taken a more proactive role, Bell said. Dozens of private wells near a Florida fertilizer plant are being tested for radioactive contamination. That water is slightly ra...

Chris Christie was told about plan to close lanes, prosecutor says

Baroni and Kelly have both pleaded not guilty. Baroni was a top Christie appointee to Port Authority of NY and New Jersey, which operates the George Washington Bridge, which straddles the Hudson River connecting New Jersey and NY. Baroni didn't ret...

Lawmaker: Probe deleted Clinton emails cited in FBI report

He said that the former State Secretary is the last person he wanted to see to become president. Republican House Speaker Paul Ryan on Tuesday criticized FBI's timing in releasing the documents. "It makes them look like political operators vers...

House conservatives offer resolution to impeach IRS chief

House leaders now have until Thursday to act. But should it pass the House and clear other procedural votes, Senate GOP leaders could face their own decisions about handling a proposal that ultimately is going nowhere. "And that's what bugs the Ame...

FBI publishes notes on Clinton's use of private email

Until then, Clinton supporters, including reluctant Bernie Sanders voters, have been reminded again of all the things they didn't love about Hillary Clinton. Read the entire piece here. During the interview , she said that while at the Stat...

Nebraska lines up with 10 players to honor Sam Foltz

The Huskers were flagged for delay of game on the play, but, in a classy move, Fresno State declined the penalty. Foltz and former Michigan State punter Mike Sadler, who was driving and also died, were returning from a kicking camp in Wisconsin...

Trump Camp: Negotiating Wall Payment Now Would've Been 'Inappropriate'

On Wednesday, Trump doubled down on his promise to deport millions of undocumented immigrants living in the US with an angry speech that seemed designed at times to shake off rumors he'd even considered softening his approach. The ad buy comes weeks ...

Taylor Swift ditches MTV VMAs for jury duty

The singer submitted a counterclaim the following month, in which according to her lawyers she had been " surprised, upset, offended, and alarmed " by the supposed assault. Beyond her notorious award show dancing, viewers at home were eager to see he...

1 dead, 4 hurt in highway shootout; bullet holes cover SUV

A third vehicle, a black Dodge Ram, may also have been involved in the battle and continued east on the expressway to exit near Pleasantville, police said. Each of the four Expedition occupants (Caro, Stukes-Williams, Stukes and the juvenile) were ch...

Flood volunteer bus hits fire truck; 2 dead, dozens hurt

When the illegal immigrant bus driver swerved as it neared the stopped cars and emergency vehicles, it hit the rear end of the Camry and shoved it into the Silverado. "They were individuals that were being transported from New Orleans to the Baton...

Ithaca College student fatally stabbed during Cornell fight

The second victim was treated for non-life-threatening injuries at a regional trauma center. A college student from Brooklyn was stabbed to death early Sunday in upstate Ithaca, according to police and reports. Police are urging anyone with any...

Body of 5-year-old girl found after Amber Alert

The suspect is 26-year-old Zachary Anderson. The stolen pickup authorities said he was driving was a white 2002 GMC Sierra with the Minnesota license plate 107 KMT. Anyone with more information can call the Meeker County Sheriff's Office at 320-693-5...

Red Cross: Relief operation cost, at least $30M

The fact that so many people in Louisiana have been forced out of their own homes this week is heartbreaking. They are in Louisiana. When disaster strikes anywhere in the United States, the American Red Cross steps in, and some Kansans are head...

Joe Biden Tells Scranton: Donald Trump 'Doesn't Care About the Middle Class'

On the economy, Biden said, Trump's reveling in his TV reality show tag-line, "You're fired", showed his true colors. ANDREA MITCHELL: This is Andrea Mitchell in Scranton, where Hillary Clinton is going after Donald Trump where he's strongest, with...

NYC reaches $4M settlement in stairwell shooting case

Rookie Officer Peter Liang was patrolling the area, when he opened the stairwell door and began firing his gun. The wrongful death suit filed by Ballinger charged Liang and his partner Shaun Landau of negligence and recklessness and NYCHA for fai...

Brendan Dassey, Featured in 'Making a Murderer,' has Conviction Overturned

After Netflix's release of the shocking documentary series in 2015, Making A Murderer, the world was suddenly called attention to the imprisonment of Steven Avery and his nephew Brendan Dassey. Laura Nirider , one of Dassey's lawyers, tells The Ass...

Pence makes 2 stops in state

But Walker skipped the Trump rally in Green Bay. "It's kind of like if the Packers had to play every single game this season on the road, in front of hostile crowds, with hometown refs", Pence said. Regardless of the polls or media coverage, Pence ...

Former Trump staffer sues campaign for

The lawsuit, filed by Vincent Bordini against Donald J. Trump for President Inc. and Earl Phillip, the former North Carolina State Director, was filed in Mecklenburg County Superior Court. "I am determined that we're going to build more and we're...

Seventh Circuit likely to uphold Wisconsin voter ID law

The appeals court pointed to a 2008 Supreme Court Decision that upheld a voter ID law in Indiana that includes a provision allowing citizens to receive a free voter ID at the Bureau of Motor Vehicles, Indiana's version of the DMV. The Seventh Circu...

More than 2 dozen large wildfires burn in Western states

The hikers needed to move to a place where there was cellphone reception to report the fire, so the precise location of the abandoned campfire hadn't been determined. Containment of the fires was estimated at about 40 percent. Highway 168, closed f...

Trump accepts a Purple Heart amid veteran controversy

Dorfman told the candidate he wanted to give him the Purple Heart to remind him that "more than one vet" died for the U.S., in reference to the ongoing controversy and war of words between Trump and the Gold Star parents of a deceased U.S. "The Repub...

Russian Hackers May Have Hit the Dems' Donor Site Too

He later said on Twitter that if anyone had Clinton's emails, 'perhaps they should share them with the FBI!' Hillary Clinton's campaign and Democrats have tried to paint Trump as Putin's candidate of choice, and have implied that the Trump camp...

SABMiller board backs AB InBev's higher buyout bid

However, SABMiller has told employees to pause integration of its operations to those of AB InBev as the board weighs the sweetened offer. AB InBev tabled the fresh deal in light of the collapse in the value of the pound following Britain's vot...

White Sox activate P Sale from suspension

Sale told the team he would be uncomfortable pitching in that uniform, but when his request for a different outfit was declined, he cut up all of the team's 1976 throwbacks. The volatile Sale and Ventura engaged in a heated argument during the 201...

Boy, 7, Found Dead at Summer Camp

The counselors hadn't reached out to her yet, said the family. "We are going through. protocol and meeting later in my office to talk about (supervision).This is more of a drop-in camp, and numbers fluctuate from day to day. Police said Kyzr walked...

About 70 protesters arrested at Minnesota governor's mansion

Protesters pack up sleeping bags, bedding and other belongings after police told them them must remove their belongings from the street and sidewalk in front of the Governor's residence on Summit Avenue in St. It is the second time in nine days that ...

Hillary Clinton: 'Criticizing me' is the only thing unifying Republicans

Sanders was the closing speaker on a night also featuring Mrs. Obama, who remains a wildly popular figure; New Jersey Sen. Elizabeth Warren, a favorite of liberals and one of the party's toughest critics of Republican Donald Trump. More than 50 remai...

Woman found dead in upstate NY, daughter charged

Her body was found around 2:15 p.m. Saturday inside her Ellenville apartment in the Catskills. Sarra Elizabeth Gilbert, of 9 Warren St., was arrested by Ellenville police Saturday afternoon and charged with second-degree murder and criminal possess...

Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued

Keep in mind that a Severe Thunderstorm Watch means conditions are favorable for the development of damaging thunderstorms in and around the defined area, including frequent cloud-to-ground lightning, wind gusts in excess of 58 miles per hour capab...

Bodies of 2 students recovered from Lake Michigan

The United States Coast Guard arrived on scene and saw Dylan Abeyta in the water. Sunday's treacherous waves made for a series of tough rescues for the Coast Guard-making ten rescues at the height of extremely unsafe waves. Two vigils were held for...

Ex-boss of airport, bridge agency admits corruption

Samson, a former New Jersey attorney general is a longtime close advisor to Christie and served as chairman of the Governor's transition team. Samson is now scheduled to be sentenced on October 20. Oscar Munoz, a former railroad executive, who was ch...

Former NFL Coach & Defensive Coordinator Buddy Ryan Dies At 82

Ryan is the father of Buffalo Bills head coach Rex Ryan and Bills assistant head coach Rob Ryan . After molding the Minnesota Vikings famed "Purple People Eaters" Ryan was hired on with the Chicago Bears and in 1985 created his masterpiece.

Trump Paying First Visit to GOP Rank-and-File in Congress

Trump's motorcade pulled into an alleyway behind the Republican National Committee building around 8:50 a.m. "Things will all work out in November", according to Rep. "The next day a wake up to headlines that say " Trump praises Hussein". They jo...

Rajon Rondo goes to Chicago for 2 years, $30M

Spears. Rajon Rondo is also entertaining visits from the Brooklyn Nets. Rondo becomes the Bulls' replacement at point guard for Derrick Rose , the former NBA MVP who was traded to the New York Knicks last month. Though, a union between the B...

Wisconsin woman on FBI's top 10 fugitive list captured in North Carolina

According to the FBI , Shanika Minor was captured in Fayetteville, North Carolina early Friday morning. Minor is suspected of murdering the woman who had been her mother's neighbor over a loud music complaint, according to the Federal Bureau of Inv...

Trump used charity cash for Tebow memorabilia

Komen organization, the breast-cancer nonprofit that hosted the event, received the money from the Donald J. Trump Foundation, another nonprofit charity he founded in 1987. A spokeswoman for Trump didn't immediately return a request seeking comment. ...

Texas father charged after baby's hot vehicle death

Authorities arrived around 1:30 p.m.to find the girl dead in the kitchen. According to the warrant issued for Michael Thedford, WFAA reported, he told investigators that he took his two other children, 3 and 5, to daycare at about 9 a.m.

Supreme Court lets stand law banning some semi-automatic assault weapons

The " Iron Pipeline " is a reference to the interstate commerce in guns used in crimes in NY that are purchased in states with more lax laws on firearms sales, numerous south along the I-95 corridor. June Shew, a gun sports enthusiast in his 80s, cha...

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House conservatives offer resolution to impeach IRS chief

House leaders now have until Thursday to act. But should it pass the House and clear other procedural votes, Senate GOP leaders could face their own decisions about handling a pr...

FBI publishes notes on Clinton's use of private email

Until then, Clinton supporters, including reluctant Bernie Sanders voters, have been reminded again of all the things they didn't love about Hillary Clinton. Read the entire pi...

Nebraska lines up with 10 players to honor Sam Foltz

The Huskers were flagged for delay of game on the play, but, in a classy move, Fresno State declined the penalty. Foltz and former Michigan State punter Mike Sadler, who was ...

Trump Camp: Negotiating Wall Payment Now Would've Been 'Inappropriate'

On Wednesday, Trump doubled down on his promise to deport millions of undocumented immigrants living in the US with an angry speech that seemed designed at times to shake off rumo...

Taylor Swift ditches MTV VMAs for jury duty

The singer submitted a counterclaim the following month, in which according to her lawyers she had been " surprised, upset, offended, and alarmed " by the supposed assault. Beyond ...

1 dead, 4 hurt in highway shootout; bullet holes cover SUV

A third vehicle , a black Dodge Ram, may also have been involved in the battle and continued east on the expressway to exit near Pleasantville, police said. Each of the four Expedi...

Flood volunteer bus hits fire truck; 2 dead, dozens hurt

When the illegal immigrant bus driver swerved as it neared the stopped cars and emergency vehicles, it hit the rear end of the Camry and shoved it into the Silverado. "They were in...

Ithaca College student fatally stabbed during Cornell fight

The second victim was treated for non-life-threatening injuries at a regional trauma center. A college student from Brooklyn was stabbed to death early Sunday in upstate Itha...

Body of 5-year-old girl found after Amber Alert

The suspect is 26-year-old Zachary Anderson. The stolen pickup authorities said he was driving was a white 2002 GMC Sierra with the Minnesota license plate 107 KMT. Anyone with mor...

Red Cross: Relief operation cost, at least $30M

The fact that so many people in Louisiana have been forced out of their own homes this week is heartbreaking. They are in Louisiana. When disaster strikes anywhere in the Unite...

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Joe Biden Tells Scranton: Donald Trump 'Doesn't Care About the Middle Class'

Joe Biden Tells Scranton: Donald Trump 'Doesn't Care About the Middle Class'

On the economy, Biden said, Trump's reveling in his TV reality show tag-line, "You're fired", showed his true colors. ANDREA MITCHELL: This is Andrea Mitchell in Scranton, where ...

NYC reaches $4M settlement in stairwell shooting case

NYC reaches $4M settlement in stairwell shooting case

Rookie Officer Peter Liang was patrolling the area, when he opened the stairwell door and began firing his gun. The wrongful death suit filed by Ballinger charged Liang and his...

Brendan Dassey, Featured in 'Making a Murderer,' has Conviction Overturned

After Netflix's release of the shocking documentary series in 2015, Making A Murderer, the world was suddenly called attention to the imprisonment of Steven Avery and his nephew ...

Pence makes 2 stops in state

Pence makes 2 stops in state

But Walker skipped the Trump rally in Green Bay. "It's kind of like if the Packers had to play every single game this season on the road, in front of hostile crowds, with hometow...

Former Trump staffer sues campaign for

Former Trump staffer sues campaign for

The lawsuit, filed by Vincent Bordini against Donald J. Trump for President Inc. and Earl Phillip, the former North Carolina State Director, was filed in Mecklenburg County Sup...